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ABC News Offers Nearly All Staffers Buyouts

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Bin Laden Tapes Show Jihadis Eat Breakfast, Too

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Lines Between Fair Use And Copyright Theft Blurry

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New gay dating site ManCrunch.com made an ad for the Super Bowl, featuring two male football fans kissing. The ad was rejected by CBS. ManCrunch.com hide caption

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Conservative Blogger Faces Criticism Over Protege

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